Minnesota State Fair 

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Located midway between Minneapolis and Saint Paul, 2 miles north of I94 off Snelling Avenue.

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About

A cherished end-of-summer tradition, the Great Minnesota Get-Together welcomes 2 million guests annually to a world-class showcase of agriculture, entertainment, food, art, science and industry. Perennially popular are the 500 food items (more than 80 on-a-stick); 900 free entertainment shows; Minnesota craft brews and wines; livestock competitions; the Mighty Midway and Kidway; Grandstand concerts; horse shows; CHS Miracle of Birth Center; baking, fine arts, talent, 4-H and FFA contests; 1,000 vendors; hundreds of how-to demonstrations and exhibits for kids and adults; a fireworks show each evening; and more! The Minnesota State Fair is always 12 days ending Labor Day. 7 a.m. - 11 p.m. (9 p.m. on Labor Day)

Dates

  • Thursday, August 24, 2023
  • Friday, August 25, 2023
  • Saturday, August 26, 2023
  • Sunday, August 27, 2023
  • Monday, August 28, 2023
  • Tuesday, August 29, 2023
  • Wednesday, August 30, 2023
  • Thursday, August 31, 2023
  • Friday, September 01, 2023
  • Saturday, September 02, 2023
  • Sunday, September 03, 2023
  • Monday, September 04, 2023
  • Thursday, August 22, 2024
  • Friday, August 23, 2024
  • Saturday, August 24, 2024
  • Sunday, August 25, 2024
  • Monday, August 26, 2024
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2024
  • Wednesday, August 28, 2024
  • Thursday, August 29, 2024
  • Friday, August 30, 2024
  • Saturday, August 31, 2024
  • Sunday, September 01, 2024
  • Monday, September 02, 2024

7 a.m. - 11 p.m. (9 p.m. on Labor Day)

Rates

Adults (13-64) $17; Seniors (65 and over) $15; Kids (5-12) $15; Children (4 and under) Free; Pre-fair discount tickets available until 9 p.m. the day before the fair opens. mnstatefair.org

  
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